Upcoming Events

At the museum

Grand Opening of "Pollinators: Keeping Company with Flowers"

Can you hear the “buzz?” Join the San Joaquin County Historical Museum for the grand opening of “Pollinators: Keeping Company With Flowers!”

Pick up some delicious local produce Stonum Vineyards & Winery, a bottle of rosé from La Belle Nue Wine, a tempting jar of cherry pepper jelly from Homestead Favorites, and a gorgeous beeswax candle made by Bombae + Co. while you munch on fresh Thai flavors cooked up by KikBasil and plant-based tacos from Las Maris Vegan food truck. Be sure to bring the kids for fun activities and Sno-Cones courtesy of GingerBugs!

Date: Saturday, August 20, 2022

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm

Cost: Admission is $5 per person (Kids 0-5 and members are free.) Parking in Micke Grove Park is $6 per car (free for members.)

2nd Annual San Joaquin County Tractor Fest

Once again, this popular event featuring tractors of all kinds will bring guests up close and personal with the workhorses of our County.

Don’t miss the fun of this immersive tractor show with something for the whole family including a tractor parade at 11:30am, activities for the kids, and a local food truck. In addition, the Museum’s many exhibit buildings will be open for guests to enjoy. Be sure to stop by the Erickson Building to view Pollinators: Keeping Company With Flowers, a traveling exhibition by Exhibit Envoy which tells the story of California’s tiniest workers and the role they play in growing the foods we eat.

Openings to show tractors are available. To enter your tractor, Museum Membership sign up is required, and the parking fee for the tractor owner will be waived. Entries are due by Friday, September 30th. Call (209) 331-2055 or email ehust@sanjoaquinhistory.org for entry details.

Over 250 visitors attended last year’s inaugural festivities making San Joaquin County Tractor Fest one of the most well attended community events in the Museum’s recent history. We look forward to growing this new tradition and hope you will join us!

Date: Saturday, October 15, 2022

Time: 9:00am – 2:00pm

Cost: Adults, $7.00; Seniors & Military, $6; Youth (6-17), $5:00; Kids 0-5 and members are free. Parking in Micke Grove Park is $6 per car (free for members.)

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